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If I had chlamydia in my ovari but its already cured can I get pregnut or not?

If I had chlamydia in my ovari but its already cured can I get pregnut or not?

Not sure: Chlamydial infections cause infertility in 20% of women. The cause is tubal blockage. There are two ways of answering this question, 1st and hsg (dye test) is done in radiology to look at the tubes. 2nd is laparoscopy, surgery requiring general anesthesia which is more invasive, but is a better test. ...Read more

Dr. Jeffrey Stevens
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I had chlamydia for 6 or 7 mnths now im trying to get pregnut and i just don't come out I've been trying for 5 mnths?

I had chlamydia for 6 or 7 mnths now im trying to get pregnut and i just don't come out I've been trying for 5 mnths?

Chlamydia: I suggest that you have a hsg (x-ray test to evaluate the patency of the fallopian tubes). A risk of having chlamydia is tubal scaring, so tht sperm cannot reach the egg. ...Read more

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How can I get prengut I had chlamydia and im trying to get pregnut and I don't get I've been tryin for 5mnths?

Check with a GYN: Usually interventions for infertility are not considered until 6 months to a year of regular, unprotected sex. Given your history, seeing a gynecologist to check you out would be a good idea to start that way you know if you are ovulating, and when. ...Read more

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I had chlamydia and cured it about 3 years ago can I still get pregnant?

I had chlamydia and cured it about 3 years ago can I still get pregnant?

Yes: A history of chlamydia infection should not prevent pregnancy unless it spread to the tubes & caused abcesses or scarring. Make sure you call your doc asap when pregnant if you have any signs of an ectopic or tubal pregnancy (bleeding, pain, positive test). Take your Folic Acid & good luck to you. ...Read more

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Might i still get pregnant after chlamydia?

Might i still get pregnant after chlamydia?

That depends: Sometimes a woman can develop serious complications from chlamydia that can impact fertility. I would discuss this with your gynecologist. ...Read more

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Girlfriend had chlamydia 2 times she's stressing but isn't true you can still get pregnant after being treated?

Girlfriend had chlamydia 2 times she's stressing but isn't true you can still get pregnant after being treated?

Yes: Why on EARTH is this girl having unprotected sex? Chlamydia can ruin your fertility for the rest of your life. If she wants to avoid pregnancy she needs to be on a proper birth control. Can you still get pregnant? Sure, but your risk of having an ectopic pregnancy, which is life threatening, goes WAY up. Be a good friend, and get her to use condoms each time, all the time! ...Read more

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I hate chlamydia Gf had it twice not sure how long she had it but treated it can girls still get pregnant after that if treated or no?

I hate chlamydia Gf had it twice not sure how long she had it but treated it can girls still get pregnant after that if treated or no?

Absolutely! : Absolutely girls can get pregnant after having chlamydia. However, the infection can cause inflammation and scarring in the Fallopian tubes which can impair a woman's later fertility. Use condoms and thanks for trusting Healthtap! ...Read more

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Can i still get pregnant after having an STD like chlamydia for a long time untreated?

Can i still get pregnant after having an STD like chlamydia for a long time untreated?

Maybe: Std like chlamydia can cause infection of the tubes and cause blockage. However, this doesn't happen in every woman who gets chlamydia so you may be able to get pregnant. ...Read more

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I have chlamydia — can I still get pregnant?

I have chlamydia — can I still get pregnant?

Yes: Chlamydia can cause a variety of problems with the female genital tract. It can scar the fallopian tubes & interfere with establishment of a pregnancy. However, treatment after early detection may preserve these structures. Work with your health care provider to find your best options. ...Read more

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If I have chlamydia can I still get pregnant?

If I have chlamydia can I still get pregnant?

Yes. : Usually yes. If you have chlamydia you and your partner should be treated. Most people can get pregnant after having chlamydia, but some patients have tubal infertility after chlamydial infection. ...Read more

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I have had chlamydia for 6 years, can I still get pregnant?

I have had chlamydia for 6 years, can I still get pregnant?

Uncertain: It you have had pelvic inflammatory disease that can definately have a negative impact on fertility. Please see your gynecologist to determine extent of damage from your chronic chlamydia infection. ...Read more

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Partner and I were both treated for chlamydia and had protected sex 24 hours after. Am I still at risk and should I get another treatment?

Partner and I were both treated for chlamydia and had protected sex 24 hours after. Am I still at risk and should I get another treatment?

Not likely: If you are sure that you both took your meds and you used a condom, you are likely fine. But if unsure, you can always get a follow up test. ...Read more

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I just started seeing someone and she told me that about a year ago she was diagnosed with chlamydia and received treatment. Is still possible to get?

I just started seeing someone and she told me that about a year ago she was diagnosed with chlamydia and received treatment. Is still possible to get?

Be aware: Some people have no symptoms with various STD's. If this person had chlamydia and was treated, that episode was likely cured, but the unprotected sex that led to it suggests it may have happened again. ...Read more

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I had chlamydia twice first time was 2012 not sure how long I had it a 2nd time was for 2 months but I got them both treated can I still get pregnant?

I had chlamydia twice first time was 2012 not sure how long I had it a 2nd time was for 2 months but I got them both treated can I still get pregnant?

Probably no problem: Chlamydia can cause infertility due to blocked Fallopian tubes, sometimes with no symptoms of abdominal pain etc. And repeat infections increase the risk. OTOH, throughout human history, long before chlamydia was discovered, many women were infected, often repeatedly -- and the human race had no trouble reproducing itself. With 2 episodes and no complications, odds are very low you are infertile. ...Read more

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After you get a chlamydia shot can you still pass it on?

After you get a chlamydia shot can you still pass it on?

Usually not: Chlamydia infections are often treated by oral antibiotics. If a patient got a shot of antibiotics to get rid of a chlamydia infection, then he is likely cured, after a few days. Cure rates are never 100%, so the patient may want to be rechecked by his doctor. Also, every person the patient had contagious contact with would have to be treated so that the patient doesn't catch it back again. ...Read more

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I am always safe, should I still get tested for chlamydia?

Exposure = get test: The only safe sex is where partners who never had outside exposures hook up and never stray. Chlamydia can stay dormant in a male or female genital tract for months without symptoms and pass with any contact. ...Read more

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I had chlamydia for 6 to 7 months buy I got it treated and its cured but im trying to get pregunt I have been trying for 5 months and nothing what's wr?

I had chlamydia for 6 to 7 months buy I got it treated and its cured but im trying to get pregunt I have been trying for 5 months and nothing what's wr?

If you were : Treated then it's likely not from that. The chances of pregnancy are about 20% per month, look up ovulation and make sure u r familiar with this concept. You could check an ovulation predictor kit but my guess is that u will b fine. We don't consider workup unless it's been a year because it may take that long. Gd luc. ...Read more

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If chlamydia was treated and cured, can it still survive somewhere in the body and reinfect if there was no new exposure to it??

If chlamydia was treated and cured, can it still survive somewhere in the body and reinfect if there was no new exposure to it??

No: The medicine you took gets into your blood, which takes it everywhere the germ could hide and kills it. The germ is quite sensitive and needs a special environment to live. It cannot survive on your body surface or anywhere else your blood supply does not reach. Re-infection requires a new exposure to an infected source. ...Read more

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Greetings. After taking the two red pills for chlamydia my symptoms still appear after two weeks. Why is this and when should I go get more pills?

Get rechecked: For all STDs. If your red pills were Zithromax (??) you would need 2 500mg tablets or 4 250mg tablets as a single oral dose. If you are still symptomatic, call your GYN for re-testing ...Read more

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Is there still hope after chlamydia had it twice and really want to get pregnant?

Success of: Pregnancy after std depends largely on the extent of the damage that the disease (in this case chlamydia) had caused before it was eradicated by proper treatment. You probably have an increased risk of tubal pregnancy, so consult with your ob-gyn. ...Read more

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Once you get chlamydia, is it completely curable? Meaning after I'm done taking my prescription dosage, at I'm still at risk of infecting others?

Once you get chlamydia, is it completely curable? Meaning after I'm done taking my prescription dosage, at I'm still at risk of infecting others?

Yes, easily curable: Chlamydia is easily curable with the standard treatments, like azithromycin (Zithromax®) 1 gram single dose, or doxycycline 100 mg twice daily for 7 days. Once cured, it cannot be transmitted to partners. Treatment failure is rare, but because of the slight chance plus the chance of reinfection, it is recommended to have a follow-up test about 3 months after treatment. ...Read more

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If me and my partner got treated for chlamydia on the same day, and did not abstain from intercourse during the recommended 14 days (so we didn't withhold from having sex), can the chlamydia still be cured. They treated us both with the injection and the

If me and my partner got treated for chlamydia on the same day, and did not abstain from intercourse during the recommended 14 days (so we didn't withhold from having sex), can the chlamydia still be cured. They treated us both with the injection and the

Possibly: The best way to ensure that the chlamydia infection has been treated adequately is for your and your partner to get re-tested. Abstinence or use of barrier protection (condoms) should also be used until the chlamydia culture returns as negative to prevent re-infection. ...Read more

Chlamydia (Definition)

Chlamydia is a curable sexually transmitted infection that is caused by the bacteria chlamydia trachomatis. This bacteria infects mucous membranes of the urethra, vagina, cervix, anus, rectum, eyelid, and throat. Chlamydia may be asymptomatic but some patients experience pain or burning during urination, nausea, fever, vaginal discharge, ...Read more


Dr. H. Hunter Handsfield
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Chlamydia Infection (Definition)

A sexually transmitted infection caused by a bacteria. Genital symptoms include burning on urination, vaginal or penile discharge, pain with sexual intercourse or ...Read more